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#a8a6b9 Hex Color Code

#a8a6b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a6b9 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a8a6b9 is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.1% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a6b9 has a hue of 246° (degrees), 12% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 456.79 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #888699
  2. #9391a3
  3. #9d9bae
  4. #a8a6b9
  5. #b3b1c4
  6. #bebccf
  7. #c9c7da

Tints and Shades

#a8a6b9 to white

  1. #a8a6b9
  2. #b6b4c4
  3. #c4c3d0
  4. #d3d2dc
  5. #e1e1e7
  6. #f0f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#a8a6b9 to black

  1. #a8a6b9
  2. #8a8897
  3. #6d6b77
  4. #515058
  5. #37363b
  6. #1e1e21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 0.487 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Lavender Lake
      #b2a9bc
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 1.088 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Storm 761 / S 2612-B08G
      #a6a9c2
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 101-9 U
      #aaa4b9
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. P 101-2 U
      #a5a0b7
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Yukon Sky / 1439
      #a1a7b7
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 4-42-3 Faded Lilac
      #b0acbd
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 650E-3 Plum Blossom
      #a9a2b5
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 660F-4 Plum Frost
      #aba2b1
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  17. Levis

    1. ★ Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7144 - Italian Iris
      #aaa2b5
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 7184 - Lap Of Luxury
      #a4a3b1
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  20. Caparol

    1. 75 0 0 / Granit 45
      #acacbc
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. Pasque Flower 10RB 42/072
      #a7a4b1
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 4250 Precocious Purple 90BB 46/132
      #aaabc4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. General Paint

    1. Baalbek / CL 2404M
      #a0a0b3
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Appaloosa Grey / T144-5
      #9ea4b7
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  26. Chrysler

    1. Light Arctic Gray
      #a8a4b0
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  27. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  28. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Tambour métal
      #9f9fb5
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 35.5%

#a8a6b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a6b9 foreground

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a8a6b9">…</p>

#a8a6b9 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #a8a6b9">…</p>

#a8a6b9 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a6b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11052729
Binary
10101000, 10100110, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#a8a6b9
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 1.637
RGB
rgb(168, 166, 185)
RGBA
rgba(168, 166, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.320, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5724487 / 0xffa8a6b9
HSL
hsl(246, 12%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(246, 12%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 246° (246.316), saturation: 10% (0.103), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 246.316, saturation: 10.270%, perceived brightness: 66.222%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.963, S: 18.482, L: 68.824
Cubehelix
H: -117.907, S: 0.145, L: 0.662
TSL
T: -3.211, S: 0.022, L: 0.662
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.092), magenta: 10% (0.103), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 38.540, Y: 39.100, Z: 51.406
xyY
x: 0.299, y: 0.303, Y: 39.100
CIELab
L: 68.824, a: 4.460, b: -9.486
CIELuv
L: 68.824, u: -0.010, v: -14.989
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.824, C: 10.482, H: 295.181
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.824, C: 14.989, H: 269.963
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.530, a: 0.590, b: -4.972
CIECAM02
J: 59.941, C: 13.565, h: 279.285, Q: 152.536, M: 11.863, s: 27.887, H: 321.631
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -1.765, green: -0.154
LMS
L: 36.691, M: 39.569, S: 51.200
YCbCr
Y: 160.970, Cb: 136.045, Cr: 127.529
YCgCo
Y: 171.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 37.750
YDbDr
Y: 168.764, Db: 24.427, Dr: 1.457
YPbPr
Y: 167.794, Pb: 9.270, Pr: 0.126
xvYCC
Y: 160.105, Cb: 136.143, Cr: 128.111
YIQ
Y: 168.764, I: -4.913, Q: 6.334
YUV
Y: 168.764, U: 7.991, V: -0.670
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/2 ΔE = 4.699
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.885

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